9-21-18

today-

Software check – Mr. Knutsen has installed software that we will use in this class.  Please open:
1. IDLE
2. Brackets

Let me know if you get any weird errors.  Thanks.

The grading period ends next Friday.  Your goal is to complete Turtle Graphics in codehs.com by Friday, 9/28/18.  That goes through lesson 20 including the quiz.

9-14-18

Next week – Monday is a Tuesday schedule, Tuesday is a Wednesday schedule, Wednesday closed for Yom Kippur, Thursday and Friday are normal.

tech news-

Big announcement Monday – first paying passenger around the moon

Robotic insect

today’s work:

  1. today’s goal is to get through lesson 15
  2. progress check – last 15 minutes of class I will visit each of you to see where you are in codehs.  Don’t stress.  Just getting a sense of progress.

9-7-18

Welcome to Friday

1.if you haven’t jointed the class on codehs – click on this link: https://codehs.com/go/DCA74

Use the class code DCA74 if you are  asked for it during setup.

2. codehs.com work to be completed by the end of today’s class:
>Intro to CS: Python Pretest
>Welcome section
>begin the Introduction to Programming with Turtle Graphics

3. after you have completed the above three sections you may return to Metaverse to complete your Freedom of Choice project.  Please turn in your completed Freedom of Choice project by clicking here.

9-5-18

Samsung is teasing a folding smartphone for possible November release…

$20k prize awarded to “drone ambulance”

Drone rescues two swimmers

1. Join the class on codehs – click on this link: https://codehs.com/go/DCA74

Use the class code DCA74 if you are  asked for it during setup.

2. Complete the introductory section.

3. Did you submit your idea for the Metaverse Freedom of Choice Project?  If not, click here and do it NOW.

4. Begin/continue work on your Freedom of Choice.